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List of Benchmarks for Technology 
 Standard 3.Understands the relationships among science, technology, society, and the individual
TopicEthics, the law, and technology
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 7.Knows examples of copyright violations and computer fraud (e.g., computer hacking, computer piracy, intentional virus setting, invasion of privacy) and possible penalties (e.g., large fines, jail sentences)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  copyright violation
B.  computer fraud
C.  computer hacking
D.  computer virus
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows examples of copyright violations   
  2. Knows examples of computer fraud   
  3. Knows possible penalties of copyright violations   
  4. Knows possible penalties of computer fraud   
  5. Knows that computer hacking is an example of computer fraud   
  6. Knows that computer piracy is an example of a copyright violation   
  7. Knows that intentional virus setting is an example of computer fraud   
  8. Knows that invasion of privacy is an example of computer fraud   
  9. Knows that large fines and jail sentences are possible penalties of copyright violations and computer fraud   
McREL Activity(s)
   Computer Fraud

Citation Log: BD(BE,97;​ISE,21;​NCE,30,33,36;​TAE,10)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
2   Project 2061: Benchmarks for Science Literacy
B   NBEA: National Standards for Business Education
F   NAEP: 2009 Science Framework (Pre-Publication Edition)
ID   International Baccalaureate: Design Technology (HS)
IE   International Baccalaureate: Environmental Systems (HS)
IS   ISTE: National Educational Technology Standards for Students
IT   International Baccalaureate: Informational Technology (HS)
N1   NCISE: Science and Technology Education, Elementary Years
N2   NCISE: Science and Technology Education, Middle Years
NC   North Carolina Computer/Technology Skills
S   NRC: National Science Education Standards
ST   ITEA: Standards for Technological Literacy
TA   Texas Technology Application Standards
TE   Texas Technology Education/Industrial Technology Education

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Page number of the cited document